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AAP to kick off year-long ‘deshbhakti’ festival, funds to find place in Budget

March 06, 2021 4:42 am

AAP government sources said Friday that the upcoming Delhi budget, slated to be tabled on March 9, will have a special ‘deshbhakti’ (patriotism) segment on allocation made for the planned celebrations.

Maharashta: Industry, services sectors to witness negative growth

March 06, 2021 2:53 am

Government officials said the pandemic impacted the industrial sector overall. "It not only impacted the industrial production but also consumer consumption," said an official.

Budget 2021 comes in an unusual macroeconomic backdrop. Economic Survey has provided some cues

February 01, 2021 9:03 am

Growth cannot be sustained without lubrication from a healthy financial sector and, for that, the Survey suggests withdrawal of forbearance once growth is back on track followed by an asset quality review and another round of recapitalisation of banks.

Economic Survey 2021: Punjab among top 5 states with worst unemployment, but among five best in access to basic necessities

January 30, 2021 5:40 pm

As far as education is concerned, Punjab has done well in early childhood education and the state has recorded a high attendance rate of 61.6% of the children in the age groups of 3-5 years.

To assess equity, Economic Survey introduces a bare necessities index

January 30, 2021 1:15 pm

The Survey has underlined the need to focus on reducing variations in the access to bare necessities across states, between rural and urban areas, and between income groups.

Spend more, there is space for fiscal impulse: Survey’s Budget guidance

January 30, 2021 8:11 am

Tabled by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in the Lok Sabha, the survey for 2020-21 emphasised that a stringent lockdown from March 25 to May 31 helped in breaking the chain of the pandemic's spread and preventing loss of lives.

Economic Survey has set the stage for promoting local production, consumption

January 30, 2021 9:06 am

This year, as the Economic Survey shows, the focus is predominantly on the recovery path after initial derailment and the losses suffered by the Indian economy due to the pandemic. The recovery is expected to follow a V-shaped path.

The case for growth

January 30, 2021 8:31 am

The Economic Survey argues for higher public spending as a means to attract private investment, boosting economy.

Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code: India still lagging on some key indicators of dispute resolution

January 30, 2021 1:27 am

The Economic Survey 2020-21 noted that the legal system was the single most important method of dispute resolution and that India was still lagging on a number of key indicators on resolution, including time taken for enforcement of contracts and cost of litigation.

Economic Survey 2021 Highlights: Govt pegs FY22 GDP growth at 11%, FY21 GDP to contract 7.7%

January 29, 2021 8:29 pm

Economic Survey 2020-21 Highlights: The document was tabled in the Lok Sabha by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. According to the document, the government sees FY22 GDP growth at 11 per cent.


Copies of Economic Survey brought to Parliament

February 26, 2016 7:56 am

New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): Copies of the Economic Survey, to be tabled on Friday, have been brought to the Parliament. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday will present the Economic Survey for 2016-2017 in the Parliament. The Economic Survey is the Finance Ministry's view on the annual economic development of the country that gives a broad idea on the macro-economic data, which will impact the budget decisions.